Science Fiction’s Uncle Ben — Remembering Ben Bova

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Harlan Ellison was a notorious jerk. Women avoided being in elevators with Isaac Asimov. Heinlein’s politics didn’t always make him popular.

None of these stories have attached to another giant of the field, Ben Bova. Instead, everyone who knew him had things to say about how nice he was.